The moving process is often stressful, no matter what the weather has in store. However, if you currently live in an area of the country where winters bring snow, ice, and freezing temperatures, and plan to move during the winter — before the snow clears and temperatures rise — then… Continue reading.
Are you the person on your block with the most stunning outdoor holiday displays? Do you have an extensive seasonal collection that includes fragile ornaments, multiple strings of lights and artificial trees? With careful planning, all of these items can be relocated securely. Here are some tips for packing and… Continue reading.
Have a festive and joyous experience over the holidays even when you’re in the middle of a relocation. With a bit of planning and a flexible, positive attitude, your special season can be one of the happiest times ever for you and your loved ones. Here are four ways to… Continue reading.
Giving up one home for another is often a complex process. Perhaps the most complex of these situations arises when you must handle multiple objectives at once, such as selling your home and preparing to move out of it simultaneously. Putting your home on the market and preparing to transition… Continue reading.
When you’re a parent, moving presents more than its share of challenges. Packing, loading boxes into the truck, and making plans with moving companies is harder when you have little ones underfoot. Plus, your little ones have thoughts and feelings related to the move— feelings you need to address throughout… Continue reading.
Many people consider their pets an important part of the family and don’t question at all whether to bring the animal along when it’s time to move. If you have a dog, you’ve probably given him or her car rides many times, so another trip-even a long one-won’t be a… Continue reading.
As you prepare for an upcoming move, a lot of your logistical work is done online. You may request a moving estimate, update your utilities, and apartment hunt all on your home computer. While online moving resources can make your transition easier, going digital also puts you in danger of… Continue reading.
Austin the capital of the Lone Star State and the birthplace of Whole Foods, has plenty of claims to fame. This fast-growing city embodies its unofficial motto, “Keep Austin Weird,” thanks to one-of-a-kind landmarks and original graffiti art that dot the landscape. Before you move out of this urban delight… Continue reading.
In art, minimalism celebrates the basic essentials of an element. A simple, stripped-down design is valued over the complex and the complicated. Minimalism has also become a lifestyle practice. Minimalists seek to reduce material possessions and other excesses in life. They believe this helps them focus on what’s most important…. Continue reading.
When your family gets ready to move, your kids can experience many feelings that range from excitement to fear to anxiety. Some children find it difficult to verbally express their worries about an upcoming move, even when they know their parents are supportive and caring. If you want to help… Continue reading.